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Yeovil District Hospital, INR-I project in X-ray department with artist Hugh Turvey

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Yeovil District Hospital, INR-I project in X-ray department with artist Hugh Turvey

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Bethlem Hospital

Bethlem Hospital museum shows how art can help mental health

The Bethlem Royal Hospital in south London is the world's oldest psychiatric institution, treating patients for nearly eight centuries.

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PHE

Public mental health leadership and workforce development framework

Public Health England has produced a framework to support non-mental health professionals to promote positive mental health.

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Evidence

The Power of Music

A new study draws together different strands of research into the impacts of music making on the development of children and young people.

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New Voluntary Vacancies on the Fresh Art @ NHS House project.

Following the success of the Fresh Art @ Hillview Lodge project last year, a new project Fresh Art @ NHS House has launched!

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ARTLIFT

ARTLIFT was devised in 2007 to provide a free art on prescription scheme. It was designed to help people in Gloucestershire suffering from or at risk of developing poor mental ...

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